Investment , Emissions , Technology

Problems Plagued US Carbon Capture Project Before Shutdown

The plant was designed to capture 33% of the carbon emissions from one of four units at the W.A. Parish coal plant, and pipe it 81 miles to the West Ranch oil field in Jackson County, Texas, where it would push more oil to the surface.

August 7, 2020

Investment , Health, Safety & Environment

Winston & Strawn Launches ESG Advisory Group

The global law firm of Winston & Strawn on Aug. 6 announced the launch of a new environmental, social, and governance (ESG) advisory team, co-chaired by Houston-based partners Mike Blankenship and Eric Johnson

August 7, 2020

Investment , Trends

From Oil and Gas Investor Editor-in-Chief: A Bounty Awaits the Strong

Although Pickering Energy Partners’ Dan Pickering believes the industry is in for a couple of tough years ahead, he also believes the survivors are due for a bounty: Assets will be available for prices not seen in 30 years.

August 5, 2020

Investment , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Renewables , Construction

LNG Exec: Gas Market Could See Post-COVID Supply Crunch

Tellurian’s Meg Gentle anticipates rising demand coinciding with slower production growth.

July 28, 2020

Investment , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions

ESG Roundtable: Is Oil and Gas Ready for the Expectations, Opportunities?

If the industry wants continued capital investment, it will have to up its game. Our virtual panel discusses what you need to know to be ready for increased scrutiny and requirements of an ESG future.

July 28, 2020

Investment , Health, Safety & Environment

Deutsche Bank Tightens Fossil Fuel Lending Policies

Effective immediately, Deutsche Bank said it would cease financing new projects in the Arctic or oil sand projects.

July 28, 2020

Investment , Petrochemicals , Midstream , Storage

Thailand’s PTT Moves Closer to Decision on Appalachia Petrochemical Plant in Ohio

In June, Thai oil and gas company PTT Pcl said it delayed making a final investment decision to build the ethane cracker, which analysts estimate will cost $5.7 billion.

July 23, 2020

Investment , Infrastructure , Pipelines

Zurich Insurance Drops Cover for Trans Mountain Oil Pipeline

Trans Mountain said it has the insurance it needs for its existing operations, which ships oil to British Columbia from Canada's main oil-producing province of Alberta, and the "expansion project."

July 23, 2020

Investment , Midstream

Alerian Index Selected by HANetf for European UCITS ETF

Selection underscores European investor interest in North American midstream infrastructure.

July 23, 2020

Investment , Construction

CEO: US-Vietnam JV to Invest Up to $6 Billion in LNG Power Project

Vietnamese demand for power is exceeding construction of new plants.

July 22, 2020